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Research & Reviews  725 results

Insulin resistance and PCOS: chicken or egg?
https://doi.org/10.1007/s40618-020-01351-0
Journal of Endocrinological Investigation; Moghetti P, Tosi F

Jul 8th, 2020 - PCOS is a common and heterogeneous endocrine disorder in women of reproductive age, frequently associated with metabolic abnormalities. It was estimated that about 75% of these subjects have an impairment of insulin action, as measured by gold sta...

Sexual function in women with androgen excess disorders: classic forms of congenital ad...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s40618-020-01332-3
Journal of Endocrinological Investigation; Kępczyńska-Nyk A, Kuryłowicz A et. al.

Jun 14th, 2020 - We compared the sexual function in women with classic forms of congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) to find if the cause of androgen excess determines sexual functioning. Hundred and four women (21 with CAH, 63...

Pre-operative Obesity-Associated Hyperandrogenemia in Women and Hypogonadism in Men Hav...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7467956
Obesity Surgery; Beiglböck H, Fellinger P et. al.

Jun 14th, 2020 - In severe obesity, hypogonadism in men and androgen excess in women are frequently observed. Sex hormones play an important role in body composition and glucose and lipid metabolism. However, whether pre-operative gonadal dysfunction impacts weigh...

Androgen excess and diagnostic steroid biomarkers for nonclassic 21-hydroxylase deficie...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7458124
European Journal of Endocrinology; Turcu AF, El-Maouche D et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2020 - The clinical presentation of patients with nonclassic 21-hydroxylase deficiency (N21OHD) is similar with that for other disorders of androgen excess. The diagnosis of N21OHD typically requires cosyntropin stimulation. Additionally, the management ...

CYP17 gene polymorphic sequence variation is associated with hyperandrogenism in Kashmi...
https://doi.org/10.1080/09513590.2020.1770724
Gynecological Endocrinology : the Official Journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology; Ashraf S, Rasool SUA et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - Objective: Polycystic ovarian syndrome is a complex reproductive as well as endocrinological disorder characterized by anovulatory dysfunction, androgen excess and polycystic ovarian morphology. Hyperandrogenism is regarded as a cardinal feature o...

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Guidelines  15 results

Screening and Management of the Hyperandrogenic Adolescent: ACOG Committee Opinion Summ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003477
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Sep 30th, 2019 - Although androgen excess can manifest in many ways, the most common and recognizable symptoms are hirsutism and acne. Reports of hirsutism and acne should be taken seriously because of their possible association with medical disorders, their subst...

Screening and Management of the Hyperandrogenic Adolescent: ACOG Committee Opinion, Num...
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003475
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Sep 30th, 2019 - Although androgen excess can manifest in many ways, the most common and recognizable symptoms are hirsutism and acne. Reports of hirsutism and acne should be taken seriously because of their possible association with medical disorders, their subst...

Screening and Management of the Hyperandrogenic Adolescent
https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Adolescent-Health-Care/Screening-and-Management-of-the-Hyperandrogenic-Adolescent

Sep 23rd, 2019 - Although androgen excess can manifest in many ways, the most common and recognizable symptoms are hirsutism and acne. Reports of hirsutism and acne should be taken seriously because of their possible association with medical disorders, their subst...

Female Pattern Hair Loss and Androgen Excess: A Report From the Multidisciplinary Andro...
https://doi.org/10.1210/jc.2018-02548
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Carmina E, Azziz R et. al.

Feb 20th, 2019 - To determine the current state of knowledge and provide evidence-based recommendations that could be valid for all specialists taking care of female pattern hair loss (FPHL), a common form of hair loss in women that is characterized by the reducti...

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS, AMERICAN COLLEGE OF ENDOCRINOLOGY, A...
https://doi.org/10.4158/EP15748.DSCPT2
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists; Goodman NF, Cobin RH et. al.

Dec 7th, 2015 - Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is recognized as the most common endocrine disorder of reproductive-aged women around the world. This document, produced by the collaboration of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and the Androge...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  727 results

Insulin resistance and PCOS: chicken or egg?
https://doi.org/10.1007/s40618-020-01351-0
Journal of Endocrinological Investigation; Moghetti P, Tosi F

Jul 8th, 2020 - PCOS is a common and heterogeneous endocrine disorder in women of reproductive age, frequently associated with metabolic abnormalities. It was estimated that about 75% of these subjects have an impairment of insulin action, as measured by gold sta...

Sexual function in women with androgen excess disorders: classic forms of congenital ad...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s40618-020-01332-3
Journal of Endocrinological Investigation; Kępczyńska-Nyk A, Kuryłowicz A et. al.

Jun 14th, 2020 - We compared the sexual function in women with classic forms of congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) to find if the cause of androgen excess determines sexual functioning. Hundred and four women (21 with CAH, 63...

Pre-operative Obesity-Associated Hyperandrogenemia in Women and Hypogonadism in Men Hav...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7467956
Obesity Surgery; Beiglböck H, Fellinger P et. al.

Jun 14th, 2020 - In severe obesity, hypogonadism in men and androgen excess in women are frequently observed. Sex hormones play an important role in body composition and glucose and lipid metabolism. However, whether pre-operative gonadal dysfunction impacts weigh...

Androgen excess and diagnostic steroid biomarkers for nonclassic 21-hydroxylase deficie...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7458124
European Journal of Endocrinology; Turcu AF, El-Maouche D et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2020 - The clinical presentation of patients with nonclassic 21-hydroxylase deficiency (N21OHD) is similar with that for other disorders of androgen excess. The diagnosis of N21OHD typically requires cosyntropin stimulation. Additionally, the management ...

CYP17 gene polymorphic sequence variation is associated with hyperandrogenism in Kashmi...
https://doi.org/10.1080/09513590.2020.1770724
Gynecological Endocrinology : the Official Journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology; Ashraf S, Rasool SUA et. al.

May 26th, 2020 - Objective: Polycystic ovarian syndrome is a complex reproductive as well as endocrinological disorder characterized by anovulatory dysfunction, androgen excess and polycystic ovarian morphology. Hyperandrogenism is regarded as a cardinal feature o...

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News  39 results

Screening and Management of the Hyperandrogenic Adolescent
https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Adolescent-Health-Care/Screening-and-Management-of-the-Hyperandrogenic-Adolescent

Sep 23rd, 2019 - Although androgen excess can manifest in many ways, the most common and recognizable symptoms are hirsutism and acne. Reports of hirsutism and acne should be taken seriously because of their possible association with medical disorders, their subst...

What’s in a name?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/145805/reproductive-endocrinology/whats-name
Clinical Endocrinology News; Michele G. Sullivan

Aug 31st, 2017 - The quest for earlier diagnosis and treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome may be branding too many young women with an unnecessary – and emotionally burdensome – tag, experts fear. There’s little doubt that the classic phenotypes of PCOS, drive.

PCOS Patients' Brothers Share Metabolic Traits
https://www.mdedge.com/endocrinology/article/53056/reproductive-endocrinology/pcos-patients-brothers-share-metabolic-traits
Michele G. Sullivan

BOSTON — Brothers of women with polycystic ovary syndrome share with their sisters similar metabolic features that indicate they may be at increased risk for decreased insulin sensitivity and glucose tolerance, high triglycerides, and dyscoagulabi.

OC/Metformin Combo Betters Lipids in PCOS
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/50863/gynecology/oc/metformin-combo-betters-lipids-pcos
Joyce Frieden

WASHINGTON — A combination of metformin and the oral contraceptive Ortho Tri-Cyclen improves lipid profiles more than does an oral contraceptive alone in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome, according to preliminary data from a small pilot stu.

Bariatric Surgery May Resolve PCOS for Some
https://www.mdedge.com/endocrinology/article/52835/reproductive-endocrinology/bariatric-surgery-may-resolve-pcos-some
Michele G. Sullivan

BOSTON — Bariatric surgery may resolve symptoms of polycystic ovary syndrome in obese women with the condition, Dr. Héctor Escobar-Morreale reported at the annual meeting of the Androgen Excess Society.

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